Career Support

Expand your career horizons with Alumni career support and service programs. Whether your post-grad job hunt has just begun or you're switching careers, take advantage of alumni-to-alumni mentorship opportunities, professional development grants and career-focused events. Get in touch by email: alumcar@ualberta.ca

services and Opportunities

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Career Development Opportunities

Whether you’re a recent grad or it’s been a while since you convocated, stay connected with the more than 300,000 U of A alumni and share and take advantage of career development opportunities posted on this new platform.

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Online Career Development Courses

Alumni Relations is excited to offer premium-level professional development courses for alumni seeking to do some more in-depth learning on various topics.

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Professional Development Grants

Apply for an alumni-exclusive Professional Development Grant and get up to a maximum dollar value of $500 off the registration fee covered on one of the many continuing education courses and events offered at UAlberta. Applications accepted monthly.

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Alumni-to-Alumni Mentorship

Alumni in the early stages of their careers are matched with alumni career mentors to help them develop business and interpersonal skills that will help advance their careers. The Alumni-to-Alumni Career is currently working on matches with a March 1 start. Mentees will hear about matches and training in late February.

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Alumni Career and Executive Coaching

As a University of Alberta graduate, you can save 15% on the cost of services provided by any coach on our roster of certified professional career consultants.

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Alumni Podcast: What the Job?

From weird to bad jobs and unemployment to career pivots, the professional journey can be an unpredictable one. Every month, hear from accomplished alumni who have traveled unexpected paths to get where they are today.

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ThresholdImpact Venture Mentoring Service

The ThresholdImpact Venture Mentoring Service (TIVMS) works to develop, inspire and empower alumni or local Edmonton region entrepreneurs and connect them with teams of experienced mentors.

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Alumni Connect UAlberta

This LinkedIn group is a place to connect with other U of A grads and find out about professional development courses and opportunities for University of Alberta Alumni.

Other Career Supports

Career Centre

Apply for paid internships, search for jobs, and access other career support online or in person through the Career Centre (formerly CaPS).

Technology Training Centre

Alumni qualify for a 25% discount on computer training courses.

Continuing Education

The $100 program registration fee is waived for alumni who apply for Continuing Education courses.